All Saints Fulham Choir will be in celebration mode for Choral Evensong on Sunday 4 November – Feast of All Saints – with the anthem Faire is the Heaven by Sir William Henry Harris.
In his time at Windsor, he tutored Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret and he conducted many royal occasions including his own compositions at the coronation of George VI in 1937 ( O Thou Hearken) and Queen Elizabeth II in 1953 (Let My Prayer Come Up). He received his knighthood in 1954.
Faire is the Heaven is for double choir. The lyrics are by the 16th century English poet Edmund Spenser.
The video is Tenebrae singing the anthem.